Students in the Department of Mathematics are encouraged to develop superior thinking
and problem-solving skills in preparation for mathematics-based careers and continued
We are TU.
Our mathematics programs prepare students for a range of careers in education, industry
and government. The mathematics major is also recommended for students planning for
graduate or professional school. Find out more about the advantages of studying mathematics at Towson University.
Mathematics Student Teams Placed as Finalist and Semifinalist in the Society Of Actuaries
2020 Student Research Case Study Challenge
The finalists was Team Mamba Worldwide Consulting with student members: Jonathan Hempstead,
Allison Zablow, Shawn Endres, Danielle Welker (Team Leader) and Schuyler Call. The
semifinalists was Team Blackwater Actuarial Consulting with team members: Niship Baraili,
Sudesh Sharma, Xiaoman Xu, Robert Sherman, and Xin Li (Team Leader). Dr. Min Deng
was the faculty advisor to both teams.
Mathematics Professor Appointed as Director of Undergraduate Research
The Office of the Provosts announced “I am pleased to announce that after an internal
search with many outstanding candidates, Dr. Alexei Kolesnikov, Professor of Mathematics,
will serve as the Director of Undergraduate Research. This three-year appointment
begins in January 2020. Dr. Kolesnikov will coordinate our undergraduate research
and creative activities program, working closely with faculty to promote existing
research projects and creative activities and to increase opportunities for our students.”